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Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.5
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 2.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 1.0
Crowds: 2.5

Overall: 2.2

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  1. weather stationWind Update The wind is still offshore at Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay (light winds from the NNW at LEBonsBay Aws 7 km from Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay). 1.7m 8 s period swell from SSW
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11 km/h
NNW
Offshore
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Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay Surf Forecast / Canterbury / New Zealand

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Wednesday 23 Oct 2019 NZDT

Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay sea temperature is 12.2 °C (Statistics for 23 Oct 1981-2005 - mean: 10.4 max: 11.5 min: 9.2 °C)

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Swell
Height Map See all maps
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
2.3
SSW
1.6
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1.3
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3
SSW
3.5
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5
SSW
4
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3
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1.8
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0.9
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0.9
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1.5
NNE
1
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0.7
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0.4
SSW
0.5
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0.7
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0.8
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0.9
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1.1
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0.9
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0.8
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0.8
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Period(s) (?)891091012121210108778161515141414131212
Surfscale.metric
Wave
Graph
(?)
Energy(?)65536632614372046650945591984618157116186915485131193223265421285172150
Wind
(km/h)
30
SSW
20
N
25
SSW
30
SW
25
SW
40
SW
30
SSW
10
SW
15
N
25
NNE
20
NNW
30
N
15
NW
10
WNW
5
NW
20
ENE
15
W
20
S
15
S
10
NNE
15
N
5
ENE
10
NE
Wind State(?)crosscross-
off
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on
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off
cross-
off
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off
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off
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High Tide
/ height (m)

12:40AM
1.79

1:09PM
1.95
1:34AM
1.89

2:03PM
2.02
2:29AM
1.98

2:56PM
2.07
3:23AM
2.06

3:49PM
2.09

4:17AM
2.11
4:43PM
2.08

5:11AM
2.13
5:37PM
2.04

6:06AM
2.11
6:32PM
1.97

Low Tide
/ height (m)
6:32PM
0.24

6:50AM
0.17

7:25PM
0.16
7:46AM
0.09

8:18PM
0.07
8:41AM
0.02

9:10PM
0.00
9:36AM
-0.02

10:03PM
-0.04
10:31AM
-0.04

10:55PM
-0.05
11:26AM
-0.01

11:49PM
-0.03
12:22PM
0.03

12:43AM
0.02

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay blow from the NW.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
999109910711131617181514141310109121310
Low °C
98697897912131617111314910108101210
Chill °C (?)
566765649111416181514131378911139
Sunrise
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Sunset
8:00--8:01--8:04--8:05--8:06--8:07--8:08--8:09-
Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 11mm), heaviest on Thu afternoon. Cool air temperatures (max 16°C on Sat night, min 6°C on Thu morning). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the SW on Fri morning, calm by Fri night).Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 18°C on Sun afternoon, min 8°C on Tue night). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NNW on Sun morning, calm by Mon morning).

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Information about the Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Banks Peninsula - Gough Bay may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

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